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Global Policy

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February 2015

Volume 6, Issue 1

Pages 1–83

  1. Research Articles

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    2. Research Articles
    3. Survey Articles
    4. Practitioner Commentaries
    5. Response to Article
    6. Review Essay
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      Still in the Woods: Gridlock in the IMF and the World Bank Puts Multilateralism at Risk (pages 1–12)

      Jakob Vestergaard and Robert H. Wade

      Article first published online: 27 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12178

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      Western governments are allowing their drive to retain post-Second World War power positions to obscure the bigger issues at stake.

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      An Anatomy of Accountability at the WTO (pages 13–23)

      Robert Wolfe

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12160

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      It is one thing to hold Members of the WTO accountable for their specific commitments; it is something else to hold the WTO as a putative collective entity accountable for what it ought to have done in terms of its apparent general aspirations.

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      International Financialization and the Systemic Approach to International Financing for Development (pages 24–33)

      Jorge Garcia-Arias

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12143

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      It is also important to address a clear and audacious regulation of tax havens.

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      Regional and Multilateral Surveillance: Normative Tensions and Implications for Cooperation in East Asia (pages 34–44)

      Theresa Robles

      Article first published online: 11 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12170

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      New pressures and dynamics resulting from the global financial crisis may push national and regional players to seek greater autonomy but this must still be reconciled with the reality of rising global financial integration and interdependence.

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      International Cooperative Initiatives in Global Climate Governance: Raising the Ambition Level or Delegitimizing the UNFCCC? (pages 45–56)

      Oscar Widerberg and Philipp Pattberg

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12184

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      The scientific community should undertake a comprehensive review of the lessons learned from previous partnership experiences and other alternative governance arrangements to avoid preventable mistakes.

  2. Survey Articles

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      Killer Robots: Why the US should Lead the Ban (pages 57–63)

      Denise Garcia

      Article first published online: 16 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12186

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      There is a small window of opportunity for the US to stop the automation of killing-yielding warfare before mass proliferation occurs. Autonomous weapons will spread not only to other states but also to hostile non-state actors, or tyrants. If drone proliferation serves as a gage of how proliferation of fully autonomous weapons will proliferate, then there is great cause for worry.

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      The Buen Vivir: A Policy to Survive the Anthropocene? (pages 64–71)

      Martin Calisto Friant and John Langmore

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12187

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      Indeed, the rights to economic, energy and food sovereignty, to a healthy environment and to water, represent milestones from which to base international policy making.

  3. Practitioner Commentaries

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    6. Review Essay
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      Information Revolution and International Organizations: Three Challenges for the Way Ahead (pages 72–75)

      David Le Blanc and Jean-Marc Coicaud

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12185

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      In exploiting big data, international organisations (IOs) are dependent on partnerships with private companies that own the data. There are concerns that disparity in financial resources and commitment between IOs and the private sector may not play in favor of IOs.

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      Thinking Outside The United Nations Box: Barriers To Creativity Within The UN System (pages 76–78)

      Sven Güsmann

      Article first published online: 12 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12168

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      By connecting information from these different elements of the UN system, secretariat staff, although largely confined to contacts within the system, is in a favourable position to generate ideas.

  4. Response to Article

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      Harmony with Diversity: Some Ignored Facts (pages 79–80)

      Xiaohe Cheng

      Article first published online: 12 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12169

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      To perceive Chinese-Western countries’ relations in the developing world through a zero-sum-game prism is one-sided. As their relations become increasingly interdependent, China and Western countries also have a strong motive to cooperate in the developing world.

  5. Review Essay

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      The Civil War in Syria: The International Dimension (pages 81–83)

      Ferdinand Arslanian

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1758-5899.12189

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      Thus, in a conflict where Syrians are dying from multiple causes and because of multiple parties, the highly criticised Obama question of ‘Why Syria? Why not Congo?’ could be transformed into: Why the Syrian regime? Why not the Jihadists, warlords, regional powers, etc?

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